[OSM-talk] HOT and the OSMF

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Tue Mar 26 15:19:10 UTC 2019

On 26/03/2019 15:02, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:

> Is there a formal connection between Hot Inc. and the 
> OpenStreetMapFoundation? I just noticed hot.openstreetmap.org 
> <http://hot.openstreetmap.org> gets redirected to Hot Inc.
> It was not really obvious from their homepage to understand that it is a 
> Hot Inc. site and not (or is it?) an OSMF site.
> https://www.hotosm.org/

There is no formal connection that I know of.

> Do you know where I can find the criteria for projects and businesses to 
> get a redirect from a osm.org <http://osm.org> subdomain?

There are no such formal criteria.

That redirect was setup many years and and it's highly
unlikely we would do it now, at least other than with the
direct approval of the board.


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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